Darla M. Filizetti

GWINN, MI. – Darla M. Filizetti, 58, of 217 N. Ash St., Gwinn, MI died Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Marquette General Hospital.

Darla was born January 9, 1955 in Marquette to Martin W. and Marilyn (Connors) Kotel, was a member of the Gwinn High School Class of 1973 and was a lifelong Gwinn resident.

Mrs. Filizetti was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church, Gwinn and was a member of the Chapter 411 motorcycle group. Her hobbies included crafting, crocheting and quilting. She loved her dogs, snowmen and sunflowers. Most important to Darla was being with her family, especially her grandchildren.

Surviving are her husband Gary Filizetti, two daughters: Staci Zanetti of Marquette and Melissa (Melvin Joslin) Allie of Gwinn, 4 grandchildren: Isabella Zanetti, Megan, Madalyn and Michael Allie, her mother, Marilyn Kotel of Gwinn, three sisters: Julie (Don) Kotel of Gwinn, Alice Curtis of South Dakota, and Robin (Keith) Kotelowski-Carlson of Turin, Iowa, numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her father Martin Kotel on December 16, 2006.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, May 22th at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Gwinn with Rev. John Boyle officiating. Interment will be in the Gwinn Cemetery. The family will greet relatives and friends from 12:00 noon until the time of services at 2:00 PM in the Baraga Room of St. Anthony Church on Wednesday.

Condolences may be expressed online at koskeyfuneralhome.com